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Obaseki Keeps To  Promise Pays N40,000 Minimum Wage To Edo Workers

  In fulfillment of the new minimum wage regime announced on Workers Day, Governor Godwin Obaseki has paid workers’ May salaries and pension, reflecting the new wage increase. In a statement, Secretary to the State Government, Osarodion Ogie said: “The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has approved the payment of retirees’ pension and […]


Biodiversity In Nigeria Under Threat—Goni, National Park C-G

    The Conservator General, National Park Service(CGS), Dr. Ibrahim Goni has said that biodiversity in Nigeria is under threat from a number of human activities such that everyone’s involvement is needed to arrest the ugly trend. Goni said this on Sunday in a message to mark the 2022 World Biodiversity Day which has the […]


FAAN Begins Investigation On Unidentified Body Discovered At Lagos Airport Runway

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)said it has commenced a thorough investigation into the unidentified body found on the international runway 18R/36L of the Murtala Muhammed Airport(MMA), Lagos on Thursday, May 19,2022. The Acting General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, Mrs. Faithful Hope-Ivbaze disclosed this today in a statement. According to FAAN a […]


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Obaseki Urges  Prudent Mgt. Of Scarce Resources As Bayelsa Understudies Edo’s E-Procurement System

      The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki  today,Wednesday, received members of the Bayelsa State Due Process Bureau who were in the state to understudy Edo’s e-procurement system, with the governor charging states on effective management of resources to improve the lives of the citizens. Obaseki, while speaking to the delegates at the […]


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Sanwo-Olu Bans Okada In Apapa, Ikeja, Four Other LGAs

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has banned commercial motorcycles popularly called Okada indefinitely and totally from operating in six Local Governments. He listed the Local Government Areas to include Apapa,Eti-Osa, Ikeja, Surulere, Lagos Mainland, Lagos Island. The Governor announced the ban at a meeting with the Commissioner of Police, Area Commanders and Divisional […]


NDLEA Arraigns Catholic Knight, Other Over 2.169Kg Of Heroin

    A knight of Catholic Church, Sir Basil Okafor and his cousin, Edwin Okwuchukwu Izuchukwu, were today arraigned by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), before the Federal High Court, Lagos on charges bordering on conspiracy, unlawful possession of 2. 169 kilogrammes of Heroin and pervertion of justice. The Catholic Church knight and […]


FIRS Seals Up Aero Contractors For Defaulting In Tax Totaling  N350M

Trouble does not only rains in Aero but also pours ,as  offices of the  oldest airline in Nigeria;Aero Contractors  was yesterday sealed by officials from the  Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) for not remitting taxes close to N350 million . The closure of the airline offices  came barely 24 hours after the National Union of Air Transport Employees(NUATE) […]


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We Constructed Gas Conversion Plant For Ossiomo Power Company Not NGMC–Fabricators, Welders

    L-R: Vice Chairman, Edo State Chapter of the Nigeria Welder Association (NWA), Comrade Akim Alunyo; Edo State Chapter of the Fitters Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (FISSAN), Comrade Uyi Harrison; Chairman, Edo State Chapter of NWA, Enoma Osaro, and Secretary, FISSAN, Sunny Omokafe Alex, during a press conference, in Benin City, on Tuesday, […]


Obaseki appoints Col. Omomia Coordinator Edo Security Vigilante Network

  The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has approved the appointment of Col. Kole Oshoriamhe Omomia (Rtd) as Coordinator, Edo State Security Vigilante Network. In a statement, Secretary to the State Government, Osarodion Ogie Esq., said the appointment is part of the Edo State Government’s reorganization of the State Security Vigilante Network for better […]


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Gani Durbar Festival Committee Meets In New Bussa To Discuss Action Plan

      The Chairman, Borgu Gani Durbar Festival Central Working Committee(CWC) Alhaji, Ibrahim Goni, Kognan Borgu, has said that there will be an emergency meeting of the Gani Durbar Festival Committee on Tuesday, May 17,2022 in New Bussa, Niger State. The essence of the meeting is to discuss action plans adopted recently at a meeting hosted […]